Jeff and Chris Wood of Bettendorf announce the engagement of their son Jake Wood to Indra Petersons, daughter of Dr.Viesturs and Silvija Petersons of Los Angeles.
Indra graduated from the University of Arizona with a degree in Atmospheric Physics and is a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist most recently with KABC in Los Angeles and CNN in New York.
Jake is a graduate of Pleasant Valley High School and the University of Wisconsin in 2005 with a BSBA in Economics and Political Science. He served 4 years in the United States Marine Corps infantry with combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan as a Scout/Sniper. He is president of Team Rubicon, a rapid emergency response veteran’s non-profit organization, and Rally Point Inc., a software development company.
Both currently reside in Los Angeles. A May wedding in the Dominican Republic is planned. A celebration in Bettendorf will take place in June.